About Me: Sox fan deep in the belly of the beast
Forum Post: Misery loves company
Posted 07/22/2015 03:20:16 EDT
I see a red (stocking) and I want it painted black No colors any more, I want them to turn black I see the girls walk by, dressed in their summer clothes I have to turn my head until my darkness goes more »
Forum Post: Optimist , pessimist or realist .
Posted 07/17/2015 03:44:00 EDT
I would like to draw a disctinction between hopeful and optimistic. Optimistic implies a strong belief that success will ensue. Hopeful implies no such strong belief, merely a strong emotional engag more »
Forum Post: Sox prospect you never heard of
Posted 07/17/2015 03:26:45 EDT
Thanks! Good stuff. Gonna keep tabs on this kid now. The only negative I see here is that Georom has told me time and time again that it is terrible to jerk a kid around and switch him from his 'na more »
Forum Post: Gamethread Friday 7:10 Yankees vs. Boston
Posted 07/10/2015 07:42:44 EDT
In response to Ergoetal's comment: Come on, Ortz. You're too good to play first -- let's get the average up from >230. [object HTMLDivElement] I would frame it differently: Papi is not good enough to more »
Posted 07/10/2015 07:23:06 EDT
In response to BogieAt12oclock's comment:
PINHEADA is very hittable.
Tell that to the last couple clubs he faced
Posted 07/10/2015 07:13:17 EDT
Ells lets that one drop every time
Forum Post: "DAVID ORTIZ NOT KEEN ABOUT PLAYING FIRST BASE GOING FORWARD" - David Ortiz
Posted 07/10/2015 06:43:48 EDT
And, lets be clear. This is a totally moot point because John Farrell, Ben Cherrington, and everyone else in the Sox org has absolutely no interest in making Papi a full-time 1B. David's off-hand st more »
Forum Post: David Ortiz is an entitled baby.
Posted 07/10/2015 06:15:08 EDT
In response to pinstripezac35's comment: In response to Hfxsoxnut's comment: There is a DH in the HOF. It's a non-issue now. but is he (thomas ?)on record saying things ortiz did IMO it's not a dead more »
Posted 07/10/2015 05:30:38 EDT
Take less money? He would certainly be worth less money if he had to perform a job, night in and night out, in his twilight years, 100% more physically demanding than what he has done for his entire more »
Posted 07/10/2015 04:52:06 EDT
In response to maxbialystock's comment: In response to pumpsie-green's comment: Ortiz, like every other player on the team, should play wherever the manager tells him to play. Either that or don't pla more »
Forum Post: Consider Delmon Young.
Posted 07/10/2015 02:35:23 EDT
In response to JoeBrady1's comment: In response to notin's comment: Public apologies are so 2012. The current equivalent is to delete your tweet. Young also threw a bst an umpire in a minor league more »
Posted 07/10/2015 02:07:51 EDT
In response to sycophant123's comment: In response to SpacemanEephus' comment: There is no question, and there never has been, that David Ortiz is a grand-standing diva of the first magnitude. IMO, th more »
Posted 07/10/2015 01:36:05 EDT
There is no question, and there never has been, that David Ortiz is a grand-standing diva of the first magnitude. IMO, this is the shadow side of the same quality that makes him perhaps the greatest p more »
Forum Post: Yankees - BIG SERIES!
Posted 07/10/2015 01:23:24 EDT
In response to devildavid's comment: I hate the Yankees suck sentiment. It should be about Boston being great. I've always thought Boston fans showed their insecurity with the Yankees suck chant. The more »
Posted 07/10/2015 12:38:15 EDT
OK, let me consider Delmon Young ... hmmmm ... ok, NO. It's not that he is a total dee-bagg -I don't care if he pizzed on head of Ted. He's just not a very good baseball player.
Forum Post: If Red Sox close to contending before deadline, how can they upgrade 1B?
Posted 07/10/2015 12:34:02 EDT
In response to dgalehouse's comment: Try Sandoval at first. He has played there before. Hanley to third. He has played there before. We solve our first base and defense in left problems at the same more »
Posted 07/10/2015 12:30:20 EDT
In response to PaulLaCourse's comment: In response to SpacemanEephus' comment: Just when it seemed like the rivalry was sleeping - a significant series to end the 'first half'. Well-scripted baseball more »
Posted 07/10/2015 12:27:00 EDT
I don't think 22 million is too much to pay Hanley to be a DH OR a butcher in LF. Its easy to cherry pick the annual salary and say its high. It is. But he's only locked up for 4 years. Probably t more »
Posted 07/10/2015 12:12:14 EDT
I still have a flicker of hope for Napoli, though I understand that he has been absolutely dreadful for much longer than his usually 1-2 month ofers that have been his M.O. But, Napoli has a thing ab more »
Forum Post: Porcello
Posted 07/09/2015 07:56:42 EDT
In response to JoeBrady1's comment: He had a 12/1 GB/FB last night, which is incredible. Even with 9 baserunners, 8 singles and one walk is going to keep the runs down. [object HTMLDivElement] ... wh more »
Posted 07/09/2015 04:17:45 EDT
In response to jete02fan's comment: In response to SpacemanEephus' comment: Just when it seemed like the rivalry was sleeping - a significant series to end the 'first half'. Well-scripted baseball Go more »
Forum Post: What are the Sox chances ?
Posted 07/09/2015 02:56:14 EDT
In response to dannycater's comment:
chances are that the Sox are off today.
did you learn that from CoolStandings?
Posted 07/09/2015 02:53:55 EDT
Just when it seemed like the rivalry was sleeping - a significant series to end the 'first half'. Well-scripted baseball Gods. Well scripted. Sox red hot but in last place. Yankees in first. 5 ga more »
Posted 07/09/2015 02:47:44 EDT
In response to slasher9's comment: i'm writing a program that boosts our chances whether we win or lose! other names i have posted under: none [object HTMLDivElement] I am writing a program that bo more »
Posted 07/09/2015 02:46:01 EDT
In response to dannycater's comment: Hanigan clearly his tonic. Leon for Clay. Love it! [object HTMLDivElement] Just might be that Pete Abraham was right. I think Ricky is at the point in his career more »
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